What’s happening in the Philippines? [updated]

UPDATE: Read the joint statement released by the Global Council of Unions here The International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) has called an international day of action in solidarity with unionists in the Philippines.    The latest police crackdown targeting unions and human rights defenders occurs amid a broader climate of government repression in the Philippines.  […]

School Strike 4 Climate – 15 March 2019

The School Strike 4 Climate movement was inspired by the actions of Greta Thunberg, a Swedish political activist seeking to stop global warming and climate change. In August 2018, she became a prominent figure for starting the first school strike for climate, outside the Swedish parliament building. The Strike, on Friday 15 March, followed an earlier event in […]

The IEU supports the School Strike 4 Climate

The IEU stands in solidarity with students striking for climate justice on 15 March. The IEU commends students for their courage and determination in calling for real action to combat climate change. Today’s students face a future which will be affected by climate change, and they know that the extent and severity of the impact […]

Early Career Teacher Job Opportunity

The IEUA WA Branch has an immediate vacancy for a part-time temporary position of Early Career Teacher Organiser. The purpose of this position is work with school delegates to support and recruit Early Career Teacher members. The Early Career Teacher Organiser will work with experienced IEU Organisers in schools. If you are not yet working […]

Change the Rules – 2019 Launch Events

Events and Actions Last year, union members took the Change the Rules campaign to new heights. The electorates of Swan, contested by Hannah Beazley, and Pearce, contested by Kim Travers, are both key seats in the upcoming Federal election that will help decide who forms the next Government.  Swan Change the Rules Election 2019 Kick-Off – Monday […]